Marathon County Public Library is extending its observance of National Library Week (April 10-16) throughout the month of April by highlighting its employees through a series of staff profiles! Now through April 30, learn a little bit about the personnel at our nine MCPL locations, and feel free to give them a friendly "hello" next time you see them!
Name: Ashley D.
Job title: Branch Coordinator
MCPL Location: Athens Branch
Time Worked at MCPL: 4 years
What are some of your main job responsibilities?
Some of my responsibilities include planning programs, hosting the monthly book club and scheduling staff at the Athens Branch.
What book(s) are you currently reading?
The Wild Girl by Kate Forsyth.
What motto or philosophy do you live by?
I try to treat customers the way I would want my grandparents to be treated, with kindness and patience.
What are some of your pet peeves?
Being interrupted and leaving wet clothes in the dryer.
What food item(s) can you absolutely not resist?
How do you think MCPL will continue to transform in the future?
In addition to being a place for individuals from local communities to gather, I think MCPL will continue to provide programs for the public and connect communities to new technologies.
image credit: Image by Marathon County Public Library staff.